Thursday 26 July 1951
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Edwin Wadkins and William Surles "Bill" McArthur Jr in Laurinburg.
When Worlds Collide, directed by Rudolph Mat, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951
while From Here To Eternity by James Jones was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching What's My Line.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 July 1951 ?
- Robert Edwin Wadkins: Richmond, Virginia -- PGA golfer (1994 Kemper Open-2nd).
- William Surles "Bill" McArthur Jr in Laurinburg: North Carolina, USA; Lieutenant Colonel / astronaut.
- Rick Martin: Canadian-American ice hockey player (d. 2011).
- Netherlands ends state of war with Germany
- Walt Disney's 13th animated film, ''Alice in Wonderland'', premieres in London, United Kingdom.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1951 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Them There Eyes - Champ Butler
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